Saturday, June 21 @ 10am
Goal, Motivation, Conflict: The building blocks of fiction. This workshop will help you understand and use these building blocks to make your stories stronger, focused, and motivated. This month's speaker is Elizabeth Sinclair, author of twenty-three romances with Silhouette, Harlequin, Kensington, Thorndike, and Bell Bridge Books. This meeting is sponsored by the FWA/ACC and the Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine. All book sales benefit the Friends of the Library. Doors open at 10am. All meetings are free and open to the public.
Tuesday, June 3 @ 10:30am
Yoga is a great way to increase flexibility, lower stress, and improve energy. Join us for a FREE hour of yoga Tuesday mornings at 10:30 with Miss Lenore. Registration is not required. Wear loose clothing and bring your yoga mat, if you have one! For more information, call the Main Library at 827-6940.
Monday, June 23 @ 5pm
Do you love watching anime or reading manga? Tweens, teens, and young twenty-somethings are invited to the monthly meeting of our anime club, where you can meet others with similar interests. Feel free to wear a costume if you’d like and come "JAAM" with us. Refreshments provided by the Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine.
Thursday June 26 @ 11am
It's Toddler Time at Main Library for kids ages 1-3. Join Mr. Andy and Mrs. Marcia in the large meeting room where we will sing, dance, read stories, and more. Seating is limited, so come early. If you don't make it into the first show, we have a repeat performance at 11:30am.
Thursday, June 26 @ 10:15am
Join us in the Children's Library, Thursdays at 10:15am, for a lapsit circle time for the wee little ones, ages 0-16 months. We will explore early, early literacy through rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and sensory exploration. Pre-walkers only please. Once children are able to run, they are ready for Toddler Time.
Wednesday June 25 @ 3:30pm
Hey kids, the Main Library hosts video gaming sessions on a variety of consoles on Wednesdays from 3:30pm until 5pm. Challenge your friends on our Xbox, Xbox 360, Wii, and Playstation 3 gaming systems. Games are free play and we ensure everyone gets a turn. All games are rated E or T.
Wednesday June 25 @ 2pm
Every Wednesday at Main, you can beat the heat with a family film. Free organic popcorn will be available courtesy of Diane's Natural Food Store. Today's film is rated PG and explores the wild creations possible using simple building blocks. These blocks come alive and engage in some zany adventures sure to entertain both kids and adults alike.
Tuesday, June 17 @ 5pm
Tired of being on the hold list, and can't wait any longer to see that new release film? Join us at the library for movie night. In tonight's film, Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark become targets of the Capitol after their victory in the last Games sparks a rebellion in the Districts of Panem. This film is rated PG-13. Please call the Main Library at 827-6940 for the movie title. We'll have plenty of snacks, courtesy of the Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine.
Wednesday, August 20 @ 12:30pm
Join us to learn about the Florida Heritage Book Festival, held September 25 - 27 in St. Augustine. Jim Wilson, and others, will be talking about the writers' conference, the festival, and the Literary Legends Banquet.
This preview is free of charge and open to the public. Bring your lunch and enjoy the program as well as light refreshments provided by the Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine. For more information email Friends President, Toni Siriani or call the library at 827-6940.
Wednesday, July 16 @ 12:30pm
The team at The Ancient Olive will take you on a sensory tour of the world's finest extra virgin olive oils and balsamic vinegars. We'll teach you how to taste and buy world-class olive oils and detect fraudulent oils. You'll leave the program as a professional taster with a big appetite for the world of gourmet oils and vinegars.
The program is free of charge and open to the public. Bring your lunch and enjoy the program as well as light refreshments provided by the Friends of the Main Library St. Augustine. For more information contact Friends President, Toni Siriani at Toni825@hotmail.com or call the library at 827-6940.